Quality Outcomes Framework (QOF) Recorded Dementia Diagnoses, August 2016
Quality Outcomes Framework (QOF) Recorded Dementia Diagnoses, August 2016Official statistics
- Publication Date:
- 16 Sep 2016
- Geographic Coverage:
- Geographical Granularity:
- GP practices, Dental practices, Pharmacies and clinics
- Date Range:
- Snapshot on 31 Aug 2016
Recorded dementia prevalence at 31 August 2016 is 0.771 per cent (1 person in 130).
When considered alongside monthly data collected in 2014/15, this indicates a progressive increase in recorded prevalence from March 2015 (0.738) to August 2016 (0.771).
After adjustments to remove spurious, 'non-GP' practices, shared practices and practices which decided not to participate in this extraction, the extract cohort available for collection was 7,479 practices.
Of the extract cohort, data for 7,133 practices were collected, representing 95.4 per cent coverage of cohort practices.